March 16, 2011
Are you interested in taking your soccer game to the next level by training with one of the nation’s elite college coaching staffs? If so, the Mark Krikorian Soccer Academy at Florida State University is where you need to be.
This year’s offerings include three camps: Summer Day Academy, Team Residential Academy and Elite Residential Academy. Campers will be given an unforgettable soccer experience as they learn from a coaching staff with years of professional, international and collegiate experience as well as from the top college players at Florida State. All the camps are run under the direction of the 2002 WUSA Coach of the Year and 2006 Soccer America Coach of the Year Mark Krikorian. While at the helm of the FSU Women’s Soccer team, Coach Krikorian has guided the Seminoles to six straight Elite 8 appearances including the national championship game in 2007.
The Summer Day Academy is offered for boys and girls, ages 5-18, June 6-9. This four day program is designed for the player wanting development of fundamental soccer skills. The cost for the summer day camp is $225 per player.
Next on the summer schedule is the Team Residential Academy for girls’ ages 12-18 held July 16-19, with a cost for the overnight camp at $575 per player. Each team can carry a maximum of 20 players on a roster. The most unique team camp in the country has a singular focus…the team. What makes the Team Academy unique is the use of the team’s coaching staff input along with cutting edge video technology to create a powerful learning environment. Players will gain a better understanding of the roles and responsibilities within the structure of the team.
Seminole soccer will conclude its summer camp session with the Elite Residential Academy to be held July 20-23. The cost for the elite camp is $595 and it is open to both boys and girls ages 12-18. This intensive 4-day camp brings some of the best talent from all across the nation and even internationally to Tallahassee all looking for the edge to get to the next level. The mission of this academy is simple: provide every player with an unforgettable soccer experience that takes them to a new playing level.
It is Coach Krikorian’s goal that every player leaves camp with a feeling of accomplishment, a better understanding of the game and an intensified passion for soccer.
Spots for all sessions are still available, but campers are encouraged to register as soon as possible as space is filling up quickly. Camps are open to any and all entrants. To secure your spot at the Mark Krikorian Soccer Academy, click on the link provided above and sign-up today.